Maternal and Child Health Services

Most if not all Australian Local Government Councils offer Maternal and Child Health Services.

Maternal and child health services typically include:

  • breast feeding advice
  • maternal health advice
  • early detection of health and development problems
  • immunisation information and advice
  • advice and support with parenting
  • information on nutrition and hygiene
  • guidance about growth and development of children
  • child safety advice
  • first time parents' group
  • referral to support groups and agencies
  • ante-natal information

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  3. Education Victoria
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